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1 hr ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

Chilling testimony delivered by man charged with killing boy

Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America claims that state taxpayers owe it at least $10 million in excess costs. That's on top of t Experts say touching and handling the soil around the creek could harm people's health.

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1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

News from America, 7:55 PMSecond US Citizen Charged for Attempting to Aid ISIS

A 30 year-old Yemenite man was charged in a US court Wednesday on conspiracy of attempting to help the Islamic State terror group, becoming the second US citizen in one week to make media headlines for his terror connections. Elfgeeh reportedly targeted soldiers returning from Iraq, and "purchased two handguns equipped withsilencers and ammunition'' from a government source for this purpose for over $1,000.

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1 hr ago | The Post-Standard

'Blood everywhere': Wedding party turns into massive brawl at Buffalo-area country club

A wedding reception at a country club near Buffalo erupted into chaos Saturday when a violent brawl involving 100 guests broke out. Officers from Orchard Park, Hamburg, East Aurora, Cheektowaga, West Seneca, Erie County Sheriff's Office and State Police were called in as back up to help break up the massive fight at Orchard Park Country Club, The Daily Mail reported.

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5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

The Microsoft Engine That Nailed The World Cup Is Predicting Every...

For the second straight week Microsoft's Cortana - the virtual assistant that correctly predicted 15 of 16 World Cup knockout stage games - went 10-6 in its NFL picks. For comparison, Las Vegas favorites are 18-14 overall and Nate Silver's ELO model is 19-13.

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9 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

David P. Dean

WADDINGTON – Mr. David P. “Dino” Dean, 66, of 167 McGinnis Road, passed away Monday evening, September 15, 2014 at Upstate University Medical Center in Syracuse. David was born February 12, 1948 in Massena, the son of Raymond P. and Ruby I Fetterly Dean.

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13 hrs ago | University at Buffalo

No sedative necessary: Scientists discover new "sleep node" in the brain

Using designer genes, researchers at UB and Harvard were able to 'turn on' specific neurons in the brainstem that result in deep sleep. "We can now answer fundamental questions of brain function...including the 'why' of sleep, one of the more enduring mysteries in the neurosciences."

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Reuters

Westjet CEO says new bag fees will help it lower fares

A new fee for checked bags will allow Canada's Westjet Airlines Ltd to lower fares, while at the same time help the budget carrier battle rising costs, its chief executive said on Tuesday. Gregg Saretsky said the C$25 fee, announced on Monday, is in response to consumer demands for lower fares and the rising number of Canadian travelers crossing the border to fly from airports in United States.

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Business Journal

ECC awarded $5.7M SUNY Challenge Grant for nanotech

Erie Community College received word Tuesday it has received a major state grant to aid the development of a new program in nanotechnology. The program will be hosted at ECC's Amherst campus.

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Columbia Magazine

Jim T Barbee welcomes Remi to Buffalo, NY

Jim T Barbee welcomes Remi to Buffalo, NY Comments re photo 56685 Happy Tail Remi before Doggy Road Trip Jim T Barbee writes: Good to see a handsome Adair County canine headed to beautiful Buffalo, NY. At the risk of violating possible issues of confidentiality, I would gladly welcome home, Remi and his/her new person.

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The Arizona Republic

See what this man did after getting dumped

Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend. See what this man did after getting dumped Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Lactation linked to reduced estrogen receptor-negative, triple-negative breast cancer risk

Women who have had children appear to have an increased risk of developing estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer, the subtype that carries a higher mortality rate and is more common in women of African ancestry. A similar relationship was found for triple-negative breast cancer.

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WNYMedia.net

The New Mastersounds The Tralf, Buffalo,NY

Buffalo.fm is a multimedia project dedicated to celebrating Buffalo NY's rich musical history while documenting the best live performances around Buffalo and Western New York. WNYmedia Network is a user generated content & video delivery network of blogs and websites focused on Public Good, Live Music, Great Food, Good Government and Lousy Sports Teams in Buffalo and Western New York.

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Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Stourbridge pastor pays tribute to Bond villain Richard Kiel

Dr Tony Stone with former Bond villain Richard Kiel, pictured at a church crusade in Buffalo, New York, in 1986. Reverend Dr Tony Stone, leader of William Street Church in Brierley Hill, became friends with the towering seven foot two star, who played steel-toothed villain Jaws in Moonraker and The Spy Who Loved Me, after the actor became a born again Christian.

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Man rescued from river charged in buried body case

A Rochester psychiatrist charged after a man's body was found in his backyard is recovering after crashing his car along the Niagara River and walking into the water. Local media report that 62-year-old William Lewek was driving on Grand Island Sunday morning when he went down a 40-foot embankment and came to a stop.

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WIBX-AM Whitesboro

NY Man Surrenders After Standoff With Police

A 30-year-old man is in custody after authorities say he barricaded himself inside his western New York home during a domestic dispute with his wife. State police say Erie County 911 dispatchers received the call around 10:30 a.m. Monday from a home in the rural town of Boston, south of Buffalo.

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Business Journal

UB reports record enrollment

The University at Buffalo has hit a record enrollment for the second consecutive fall - though it bested last year's number by a mere handful. UB Provost Charles Zukoski said a total of 29,945 students are enrolled at UB this fall.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Friends of Jim Giancarlo remember Ashland theater icon

The celebration of the life of the long-time artistic director of Oregon Cabaret Theatre was held in the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Angus Bowmer Theatre, where mourners and well-wishers filled the 600-seat theater to near-capacity. With Stadelman as master of ceremonies, and with lots of help, the program chronicled Giancarlo's life - often with old film and still photos - from the time he was a kid in Buffalo, N.Y., to a young man becoming a social worker, then a flower child in San Francisco, a Green Show dancer for the OSF and ultimately a choreographer and college teacher, and the business and spiritual leader of the popular OCT.

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13WHAM

Man walks 85 miles for Alzheimer's

A Henrietta man walked 85 miles over the course of four days from Buffalo to Rochester in honor of his wife, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's. The walk began Friday morning.

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Business Journal

Lumsden & McCormick adds to Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus

Lumsden & McCormick LLP operates a satellite office at the Thomas R. Beecher Jr. Innovation Center on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus . Open since May 1, the office puts the accounting firm in direct contact with start-ups and other companies with various financial management needs.

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KRVN-AM Lexington

Once Abused, College Women Susceptible to More Attacks

Even before the Rice incident became a huge national story, Dr. Kathleen Parks of the University of Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions conducted a five-year study on coeds who were physically or sexually abused and whether the experience caused them to drink more and as a result, increased their risk of future abuse. Parks said that of the nearly one thousand college-aged women who suffered intimate partner violence, many were victimized the next year and often turned to alcohol as a way to cope.

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